Mosaic tiles are made from a variety of materials, including ceramic, porcelain and natural stone, and have been used as part of different art styles in many areas around the world. These tiles can be applied to any surface, and depending on the style, a mosaic tile can be used for decoration or as a functional object. There are many wonderful styles of this type of material to choose from and, although most commonly used for floors, tile can be used in walls and backsplashes a lot. They are attractive and durable. In all wet surfaces either stone, porcelain, or ceramic tile is needed. Mosaic tiles are versatile for these applications.